Want your students to practice multiplying multi-digit numbers, but don't want them to be bored with another worksheet? Try a game! The Beehive Game allows students to practice 2 digit by 2 digit and 3 digit by 2 digit multiplication! Perfect for differentiation, reviewing, reinforcing or practicing the concept!
This free download comes with TWO printable, ready-to-go partner games, that involve 2 digit by 2 digit multiplication and 3 digit by 2 digit multiplication. This game lends itself to estimation as well, although not explicitly stated.
Here are the directions: (Directions are also printed on each game for easy access for students)
On your turn, choose 2 numbers (or the same number twice) from the Garden of Numbers. Take the two numbers and find the product. Your partner will check your work with a calculator. If the answer is correct, try to locate the answer in the beehive. If you are able to locate the answer, color the number with a blue or red colored pencil. The winner is the 1st player to connect 4 hexagons in a row.
Students will "Bee" Amazing at multi-digit multiplication after using this game!
You might also enjoy Multiplication Detectives! Focusing on standard algorithm!
Multiplication Detectives: Standard Algorithm Error Analysis TEKS 5.3B
or You might also want to download "Should I Multiply or Divide?" focusing on problem solving!
Should I Multiply or Divide? 3 Activities in ONE!!!
Here are other 4th grade TEK Google Activities!
Long Division and Models Google Classroom Interactive Activity 4.4H 4.4E 4.4FFinancial Literacy 4th Grade TEKS 4.10A 4.10B 4.10E Google Classroom ActivityProblem Solving with Multiplication 4.4H 4.4B 4.4C 4.4D Google ClassroomFractions and Decimal Models TEKS 4.2G 4.2E 4.2F 4.2H 4.3G Google ClassroomWhole Number and Decimal Place Value TEKS 4.2A 4.2B 4.2C 4.2D Google ClassroomMeasurement- Relative Size, Conversion Problem Solving Google Classroom 4.8CShapes Symmetry Lines and Angles 4.6A 4.6B 4.6C 4.6D Google ClassroomProblem Solving with Graphs and Data 4.9A 4.9B Google Classroom Activity
Take a look at some of my FIFTH Grade Google Activities!
Rounding Comparing and Expanded Notation of Decimals Google ClassroomProblem Solving with Coordinate Grids Google Classroom Activity 5.8A 5.8B 5.8CArea and Perimeter Problem Solving Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.4HWriting Equations Using Variable or Letter for the Unknown Google Classroom 5.4BDividing Unit Fractions and Wholes Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.3J 5.3LAdding and Subtracting Fractions Unlike Denominators Google Classroom ActivityShape Sorting Hierarchy Interactive Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.5AMultiply a Whole and a Fraction Interactive Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.3IVolume of Rectangular Prisms Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.6A 5.6B 5.4HPrime and Composite Numbers Google Classroom Interactive Activity TEKS 5.4AAdditive and Multiplicative Patterns Google Classroom Activity TEKS 5.4C 5.4DOrder of Operations NO EXPONENTS Google Classroom TEKS 5.4E and 5.4FFinancial Literacy TEKS 5.10A 5.10B 5.10E 5.10F Google Classroom ActivityProblem Solving with Graphs and Data TEKS 5.9A 5.9B 5.9C Google Classroom
My 6th grade Google Activities are coming soon! Check back often!